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Beck v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage (In re Beck)

Citation: 
9th Cir. BAP No. NC-15-1095-JuKuW (March 1, 2016) (unpublished)
Ruling: 
Debtor's error identifying a second deed of trust that was intended to be stripped off in its Chapter 13 Plan could be corrected after completion of plan. The BAP vacated the bankruptcy court's denial of Debtor's Motion to Correct, ...
Judge(s): 
JURY, KURTZ, and WANSLEE, Bankruptcy Judges.
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World Imports, Ltd., et al. v. OEC Group New York (In re World Imports Ltd. et al.)

Citation: 
World Imports, Ltd., et al. v. OEC Group New York (In re World Imports Ltd. et al), Case No. 15-1498 (3d Cir. Apr. 20, 2016) (precedential)
Ruling: 
Contractual agreement between common carrier and its customer to transfer an unwaived maritime lien in delivered goods to goods currently held by common carrier was enforceable. Current shipment of goods may be held to secure the payment of prior shipments. ...
Judge(s): 
McKee, Chief Judge; Jordan (author) and Vanaskie, Circuit Judges
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Mid-South Iron Workers Welfare Plan, et al. v. Harmon

Citation: 
No. 15-6064 (10th Cir. Apr. 13, 2016)
Ruling: 
The Tenth Circuit affirmed the decision of the U.S. District Court (W.D. Okla.), dismissing complaint under Rule 12(b)(6) based on the expiration of the statute of limitations. The Tenth Circuit agreed that under Rule 12(b)(6) the trial court could take ...
Judge(s): 
Gorsuch, McKay, Bacharach
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In re Four Wells Limited

Citation: 
Nos. 15-8020.8021/8022/8023 (6th Cir. BAP April 12, 2016)
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court did not abuse its discretion in ruling on motion to dismiss without holding hearing on Chapter 11 Plan and Disclosure Statement, or in dismissing debtors' cases, but did abuse its discretion in enjoining debtors from filing another bankruptcy ...
Judge(s): 
Harrison, Preston & Wise, Bankruptcy Appellate Panel judges
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Uberoi v. Supreme Court of Florida

Citation: 
--- F.3d ----, 15-12636 (11th Cir. Apr. 18, 2016)
Ruling: 
District court lacked subject matter jurisdiction over claim under section 525 of the Bankruptcy Code against Florida Supreme Court under Rooker-Feldman doctrine. Federal courts do not generally exercise jurisdiction over enforcement of state bar rules and appellant could have ...
Judge(s): 
Ed Carnes, Hull, and Marcus
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